Staff list


Ms Dagmar WalterDirector
Mr Satoshi SasakiDeputy Director
Ms Seena ChatterjeeExecutive Assistant to the Director

Decent Work Technical Team - South Asia

Mr Ravindra PeirisSenior Specialist on Employers Activities
Mr Gabriel H. BordadoSkills & Employment Specialist
Mr Nomaan MajidSenior Employment Specialist
Ms Aya MatsuuraGender Specialist
Mr Tsuyoshi KawakamiOccupational Safety & Health Specialist
Mr Mahandra G. NaidooSocial Dialogue and Labour Administration Specialist
Mr Syed Sultan U AhmmedSpecialist on Workers' Activities
Mr Kelvin A. SergeantSustainable Enterprise Development Specialist 
Mr Fowzul Insaf NizamSpecialist on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work
Mr Peter BuwemboLabour Statistician Specialist
Mr Shabarinath NairLabour Migration Specialist
Ms Mariko OuchiSenior Technical Specialist on Social Protection
Ms.Elena Gerasimova, Labour Law and Labour Standards Specialist

Specialists Support Unit (SSU)

Ms Jyoti GahlotSenior Operations Assistant

Programme Unit (PROG)

Ms Sudipta BhadraSenior Programme Officer 
Ms Divya VermaProgramme Officer 
Ms Ruchira ChandraProgramme Officer
Mr Shankaran Kartik AyerSr. Partnership and Resource Mobilization Officer
Ms Vanita ManchandaOperations Assistant

Finance, Administration & Personnel (ADFIN)

Ms Divya ChadhaSenior Operations Officer
Mr Ashok MahajanSenior Finance Assistant
Ms Kusum ChandOperations Assistant
Mr Prashant AroraFinance Assistant
Mr Yogendra UniyalSenior Information Technology Assistant
Mr Mukesh GehlotSenior Driver
Mr Yoginder TokasDriver
Mr Ram Lal GuptaMessenger
Mr Prem ChandMessenger


Ms Ragini SharmaReceptionist


Mr Nilesh NikadeCommunication and Information Management Officer


Prevention of HIV/AIDS in the World of Work: A Tripartite Response

Ms Syed M BaqarProgramme Officer

EU-India Cooperation and Dialogue on Migration and Mobility

Ms Seeta SharmaTechnical Officer
Ms Shruti Vidyadhar RaneResearch & Administrative Assistant  

Work in Freedom - Making migrant work safer for women from South Asia

Ms Neha WadhawanNational Project Coordinator
Mr Binod Shankar SinghFinance & Administrative Assistant
Ms Nandini Bijlani VermaFinance & Administrative Assistant

Sustainable Global Supply Chains in South Asia

Ms Bharti BirlaProject Manager
Ms Pallavi MansinghNational Project Coordinator
Mr Balasubramanian DevarajanProject Assistant

Promoting Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work in the cotton supply chain

Mr Ranjit Prakash National Project Coordinator
Ms Tanvi Goel Project Assistant

MAP16 project to accelerate action against child labour and forced labour

Ms Bansari NagNational Project Manager
Ms Isha ChaudharyProject Assistant

Technical support to ESIC for improving and expanding access to health care services in India- an approach to formalization

Mr. Vaibhav RaajNational Project Coordinator

Paving the way for a sustainable natural stone industry in India

Ms Sudipta BhadraSenior Programme Officer
Ms Meera MalhotraAdministrative Assistant

Asia Regional Child Labour Programme

Mr Giovanni SoledadChief Technical Adviser
Mr Gadiraju Lakshmi NarasimhanNational Project Coordinator
Ms Anuradha Sahni Administrative Assistant
Ms Itishree SahooMonitoring and Evaluation Officer
Ms Seema Sharma Senior Finance and Administrative Assistant

Governance of Labour Migration in South and South-East Asia (GOALS)


Mr Amish KarkiTechnical Officer
Ms Shubha Gupta  Senior Admin and Finance Assistant

Apprenticeship Development for Universal Lifelong Learning and Training (ADULT) 


Ms Anita SharmaSr. Apprenticeship Officer

Safety and Health for the plantation workers focussing the tea sector in Assam


Ms Bharti BirlaProject Manager
Ms Kanagarani SelvakumarNational Project Coordinator

Promoting Sustainable Enterprises in India (PSEI)


Ms Sudipta BhadraProject Manager (Chief Technical Advisor)
Mr Jehwee ParkTechnical Officer
Mr Ashish Dhiman National Project Coordinator
 Ms Sheena Chacko  Admin and Finance Assistant

Internal Migration


Mr Karun Gopinath


National Project Coordinator